Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 08:28
The National Security Agency`s vast data collection program targeting foreign nationals is a largely legal, valuable tool in fighting terrorism, a watchdog panel said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 11:11
The US House of Representatives approved late Thursday a bill that would restrict the electronic surveillance powers of the National Security Agency (NSA).
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 12:53
The court declined to hear the NSA surveillance case despite a lower court's ruling that the program may be illegal.
Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 15:15
Germany and France are reportedly trying to keep the Internet traffic away from the US following the mega revelations about the alleged mass surveillance programme of the NSA.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 06:03
Republican Sen. Rand Paul and a tea-party backed group are suing the Obama administration over the National Security Agency`s phone record collection policies.
Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 21:21
Leaders from several countries, including Union Minister Jairam Ramesh, have reacted angrily to revelations that the US spied on their governments at the 2009 Copenhagen climate summit, according to a media report.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 15:47
A terror suspect is challenging the constitutionality of the National Security Agency`s warrantless surveillance program, saying in a court document that spying by the federal government has gone too far.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 18, 2014, 08:28
US President Barack Obama Friday called for changes to the National Security Agency (NSA)`s controversial surveillance practices, including the bulk collection of US citizens` phone records.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 15:02
Some 600,000 survivors of a deadly typhoon that tore through the Philippines are yet to receive World Food Programme assistance, the body said on Tuesday, 11 days after the disaster struck.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 12:38
The European Commission welcomed a "positive and constructive" meeting with the US attorney general, urging action to curb distrust after revelations about US interception of European communications.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 01:09
The US Supreme Court on Monday blocked a challenge to the National Security Agency`s vast email and telephone surveillance programme.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 09:34
In the latest revelations to further hit the US, a report has emerged saying that the National Security Agency tapped into and lifted data from the communication links connecting Google and Yahoo servers across the world.
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